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Observatory Parameters
May 27
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
18:35 04:54

Spiral Galaxy NGC 3062 Galaxy in Sextans Constellation

Size: 36'' x 18'' Magnitude: 14.4 Also known as CGCG 8-2, NPM1G +01.0256, PGC 28699
Credit: NGC/IC Project

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Spiral Galaxy NGC 3062 as seen from Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
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Data Sheet

21.2
9h 56m 35s
1º 25' 45''
0.0276
Sb - Spiral
380 M light years
Last visited objects: NGC 3062

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